|2015 Honda Accord||2015 Nissan Altima|
|2.4L 4-Cylinder||Engine||2.4L 4-Cylinder|
|185 HP / 181 lb-ft Torque||Power Ratings||182 HP / 180 lb-ft Torque|
|6.5 city/ 8.8 hwy L/100 km||Efficiency||6.2 city/ 8.7 hwy L/100 km|
|17-inch aluminum alloy||Wheels||16-inch steel|
2015 Honda Accord vs 2015 Nissan Altima Canada
The Honda Accord and Nissan Altima are truly the two best-in-class midsize sedans for 2015. A look at the specs and a few minutes behind the wheel of each and most drivers will agree. As you can see in the table above, the figures are similar in a number of key categories, and while there are a number of distinctions between the two, they aren't always easy to discover on your own. To help you decipher between the 2015 Honda Accord and 2015 Nissan Altima in their Canadian-spec models, we'll put the two in a side-by-side comparison.
The first thing you should understand is the very comparable balance of power and efficiency. Both are near the top of the segment in both categories, catering to both efficiency- and performance-focused drivers. Both equipped with a 2.4-litre four-cylinder engine that pairs to a continuously variable transmission in their standard configurations, the experience behind the wheel largely comes down to personal preference. Of course, you're always welcome to test drive the 2015 Accord to get a feel for the new midsize sedan at Wheaton Honda.
Differences between 2015 Honda Accord vs 2015 Nissan Altima
While the performance figures are quite similar between the 2015 Honda Accord and 2015 Nissan Altima, there are some key differences one of which you can note on the table above. The 2015 Honda Accord comes standard with larger aluminum alloy wheels, which both look and perform better than steel wheels.
The 2015 Honda Accord also is the more spacious of the two in few key areas. First, the Accord sports 447 litres of cargo space compared the 436 litres in the Nissan Altima. Rear seat passengers will also enjoy an extra 60 mm of legroom in the Accord.
While the two vehicles are comparable, the Accord edges out the Altima in a few key areas. While specs and features listed on a website are helpful, the best way to understand which midsize sedan is right for you is to get behind the wheel of the 2015 Honda Accord for a test drive as a baseline for your comparison. Fill out the form below to learn more about how the Honda Accord stacks up against its competition.